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A Closer Look at Light Therapy

A Closer Look at Light Therapy

With Alzheimer’s continuing to impact a record number of Americans each year, it’s no surprise to see doctors looking beyond a cure to the role that adjunct therapies can have in lessening its effects. The technique of light therapy, in use since the mid-1980’s...
Seniors Who Divorce

Seniors Who Divorce

As we often hear from relationship experts, every marriage is vulnerable, no matter how many years it has stayed strong. Sadly, the proof is in the statistics — particularly the numbers around so-called grey divorce (i.e. splits among people 50 and over), which...
A Look at Geriatric Medicine

A Look at Geriatric Medicine

Our elder population is growing at a more rapid rate than ever before; now at 14% in the US, it’s projected to rise to 22% by the year 2050. The healthcare needs of this growing segment are keeping pace with the population, and are in many ways unique to that...
Celebrating Grandparents’ Day

Celebrating Grandparents’ Day

One of the most wonderful aspects to our population living longer than ever before is the thought of grandparents in our communities getting to enjoy even more precious time with their families. What a gift, and one we love to celebrate as often as we can! With...
Online Safety For Seniors

Online Safety For Seniors

It’s no surprise that Americans are online more than ever before; by 2019, experts predict we’ll spend more time on the Internet than we will spend watching TV! Our senior population is falling right in step with this trend; nearly half now own smartphones, with over...
Online Caregiver Support Networks

Online Caregiver Support Networks

If you’re an unpaid caregiver for an ill or elderly family member, you know first-hand how isolating the work can feel. Despite the sheer numbers out there, with a whopping 43% of Americans providing this role for parents or relatives, caregiving can often feel like a...
National Senior Citizens’ Day

National Senior Citizens’ Day

Of course, we all value and appreciate the seniors in our lives every day – but who doesn’t love a little extra gratitude now and then? On National Senior Citizens Day, we take a moment each year to celebrate the unique gifts that our residents bring to each community...